List of companies of Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Bosnia and Herzegovina is a country in Southeastern Europe located on the Balkan Peninsula. Sarajevo is the capital and largest city. Bordered by Croatia to the north, west, and south; Serbia to the east; Montenegro to the southeast; and the Adriatic Sea to the south, with a coastline about 20 kilometres (12 miles) long surrounding the city of Neum. In the central and eastern interior of the country the geography is mountainous, in the northwest it is moderately hilly, and the northeast is predominantly flatland. The inland is a geographically larger region and has a moderate continental climate, with hot summers and cold and snowy winters. The southern tip of the country has a Mediterranean climate and plain topography.

Bosnia faces the dual-problem of rebuilding a war-torn country and introducing transitional liberal market reforms to its formerly mixed economy. One legacy of the previous era is a strong industry; under former republic president Džemal Bijedić and SFRY President Josip Broz Tito, metal industries were promoted in the republic, resulting in the development of a large share of Yugoslavia's plants; S.R. Bosnia and Herzegovina had a very strong industrial export oriented economy in the 1970s and 1980s, with large scale exports worth millions of US$.

For further information on the types of business entities in this country and their abbreviations, see "Business entities in Bosnia and Herzegovina".

Notable firms[edit]

This list includes notable companies with primary headquarters located in the country. The industry and sector follow the Industry Classification Benchmark taxonomy. Organizations which have ceased operations are included and noted as defunct.

     Active firms
     State-owned firms
     Defunct firms

Name Industry Sector Headquarters Founded Notes
Agrokomerc Consumer goods Food & beverage Velika Kladuša 1963[1] Food
Aluminij Mostar Basic materials Basic resources Mostar 1977[2] Aluminum
Banjalučka Pivara Consumer goods Food & beverage Banja Luka 1873 brewery
BH Telecom Telecommunications Fixed line telecommunications Sarajevo 2004
Bihaćka pivovara Consumer goods Food & beverage Bihać 1990 Brewery
Bingo Hypermarket Consumer services Retail Tuzla 1993 Supermarket
BN Music Consumer services Media Bijeljina 2003 Record label
Bosnalijek Health care Pharmaceuticals Sarajevo 1951
Central Bank of Bosnia and Herzegovina Financials Banks Sarajevo 1997 Central bank
Dnevni avaz Consumer services Media Sarajevo 1995 Daily newspaper
Elektroprivreda Bosne i Hercegovine Utilities Electricity Sarajevo 1945
Elektroprivreda HZ HB Utilities Electricity Mostar 1992
Elektroprivreda Republike Srpske Utilities Electricity Trebinje 1992[3]
Energopetrol Consumer services Retail Sarajevo 1947 Gas stations
ERONET Telecommunications Mobile telecommunications Mostar 1996[4] Mobile phones, part of HT Mostar
Gramofon Consumer services Media Sarajevo 2003 Record label
Hercegovina Osiguranje Financials Insurance Mostar 1998 Insurance
HT Mostar Telecommunications Fixed line telecommunications Mostar 2003
Icar Air Consumer services Travel & leisure Tuzla 2000 Airline
Mareco Index Bosnia Consumer services Media Sarajevo 1996 Market research
Oslobođenje Consumer services Media Sarajevo 1943 Newspaper
Pivara Tuzla Consumer goods Food & beverage Tuzla 1884 Brewery
Railways of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina Industrials Industrial transportation Sarajevo 2001 Railway
Republika Srpska Railways Industrials Industrial transportation Banja Luka 1992 Railways
Robot General Trading Consumer services Retail Sarajevo 1995 Supermarket
Sarajevo Tobacco Factory Consumer goods Personal goods Sarajevo 1880 Tobacco
Sarajevska pivara Consumer goods Food & beverage Sarajevo 1864 Brewery
Telekom Srpske Telecommunications Fixed line telecommunications Banja Luka 1996
Unioninvest Industrials Construction & materials Sarajevo 1949[5] Construction
UNITIC Financials Real estate Sarajevo 1998

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